Michael Jordan

Michael Jordan addresses reporters at the Dirksen U.S. Courthouse in Chicago. (Bob Roberts/CBS)

Non-Profits Lining Up To Get Donation From Michael Jordan After $8.9 Million Jury Award

Minutes after a federal jury awarded Michael Jordan $8.9 million in an advertising case against Dominick’s, he said the money would be going to charity.

08/25/2015

Bulls legend Michael Jordan leaves Chicago's federal courthouse after being awarded $8.9 million. (CBS/Mai Martinez)

Federal Jury Says Michael Jordan Should Be Paid $8.9 Million For Unauthorized Ad

The jury made the decision Friday evening following a weeklong trial that focused on the value of Jordan’s name.

08/21/2015

Michael Jordan arrives at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, for a trial on the lawsuit he filed against the Dominick's grocery store chain. (Credit: CBS)

Jury Begins Deliberations In Jordan Vs. Dominick’s Trial

A federal jury at a civil trial in Chicago has begun deliberating on the question: What’s the market value of Michael Jordan’s name?

08/21/2015

Michael Jordan arrives at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, for a trial on the lawsuit he filed against the Dominick's grocery store chain. (Credit: CBS)

Closing Arguments Planned Friday For Jordan Vs. Dominick’s Trial

Closing arguments have been delayed a day in a federal civil trial to decide how much money a grocery-store chain owes former Chicago Bulls star Michael Jordan.

08/20/2015

Michael Jordan arrives at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, for a trial on the lawsuit he filed against the Dominick's grocery store chain. (Credit: CBS)

Jordan Testifies He Would Have Said No To Dominick’s Ad

Chicago Bulls icon Michael Jordan took the stand Tuesday in his lawsuit against a now defunct supermarket chain that invoked his named without first asking him.

08/18/2015

Michael Jordan arrives at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, for a trial on the lawsuit he filed against the Dominick's grocery store chain. (Credit: CBS)

Economist Testifies Michael Jordan’s Value Higher Than Many Current Stars

More than a decade after his retirement, Michael Jordan is still one of the most popular athletes in America.

08/17/2015

Fans swarm Michael Jordan as he leaves Chicago's federal courthouse. (CBS)

Michael Jordan Still Draws Fans, Even At The Federal Courthouse

His Airness spends most of the day in court, attending the trial that will determine how much Dominick’s owes him for using his name in a 2009 ad without his permission.

08/14/2015

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Michael Jordan’s Name Sometimes Used For Free

Dominick’s used Jordan’s name and Bulls jersey number in a 2009 ad without his permission or payment. The trial unfolding at Chicago’s federal courthouse is to determine how much the defendants should pay for the illegal use.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2015

Michael Jordan in 1989. (Getty Images)

Watch: ‘The Shot’ By Michael Jordan From A New Angle

The silence is eerie.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2015

Michael Jordan arrives at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, for a trial on the lawsuit he filed against the Dominick's grocery store chain. (Credit: CBS)

Value Of Michael Jordan’s Endorsement Deals Revealed During Trial

Former Bulls star Michael Jordan could take the stand Wednesday in his lawsuit against a now-defunct grocery store chain, over its unauthorized use of his name and image in a 2009 magazine ad.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2015

Michael Jordan arrives at the Dirksen Federal Courthouse, for a trial on the lawsuit he filed against the Dominick's grocery store chain. (Credit: CBS)

Jordan Appears In Court In Lawsuit Against Dominick’s

Hall of Famer Michael Jordan was trading a basketball court for a federal court on Tuesday, crying foul over a grocery store’s use of his image in a magazine ad.

08/11/2015

CHARLOTTE, NC - DECEMBER 21: Michael Jordan, Owner of the Charlotte Bobcats unveils the new Charlotte Hornets logo during the game against the Utah Jazz at the Time Warner Cable Arena on December 21, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Michael Jordan Expected In Chicago Courtroom Tuesday In Lawsuit Filed Against Dominick’s

Superstar Michael Jordan is expected to be in federal court Tuesday morning here in Chicago – where he’s suing the parent company of the now-defunct Dominick’s for running an ad six years ago which used Jordan’s name.

08/10/2015

BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 3: Jim Redmond tries to comfort his son Derek, who cries after suffering an injury during the 400m semifinal at the Olympic games 03 August 1992 in Barcelona. Derek Redmond, who was one of the favorites to win the gold medal, pulled a muscle while running and fell down but refused to be carried out on a stretcher and insisted on crossing the finish line despite the pain. (Photo credit: STAFF/AFP/Getty Images)

12 Memorable Dad Moments In Sports

Whether good or bad, these are the most memorable sports moments involving athletes and their fathers

06/19/2015

LeBron James cut his head when he crashed into a cameraman in Game 4 of the NBA Finals. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: MJ’s Flu Game Vs. LeBron’s Head Wound Game

Sports law says we must compare historical greats when they’re wounded.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

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Top 5 NBA Finals Moments

We’re a little over 24 hours away from the NBA Finals getting underway pitting the Cleveland Cavaliers and LeBron James against the “Splash Brothers” of Golden State.

06/02/2015

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Michael Jordan Could Still Beat LeBron James?

A new poll says that 34% of NBA fans think MJ could beat Lebron right now in one-on-one.

05/15/2015

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Sneakers Worn By Michael Jordan During Rookie Season Sell For More Than $71K

A pair of sneakers worn by Michael Jordan during his rookie year with the Chicago Bulls just sold for $71,553.

04/27/2015

UNDATED: Michael Jordan #23 of the Chicago Bulls looks on durng a NBA game. Michael Jordan played for the Chicago Bull from 1981 through 1998.

Adidas Apparently Passed On Signing Michael Jordan Because He Wasn’t Tall Enough

This is a decision to regret.

CBS Chicago–03/25/2015

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